The hat by jan brett. The Animals of the Hat

The Animals of the Hat

the hat by jan brett

Luminous paintings of a Scandinavian farm and the forest around it are bathed in northern light, as the snow begins to fall and the adventure unfolds. Discuss what each animal says as you read about it. She's in the borders, getting ready for winter, until she realizes her stocking is missing and she enters the story to look for it. As one of Lisa's stockings is whisked away by the wind, Hedgie finds it and soon begins poking his nose inside of it. Step 1: Read aloud The Hat to your students. Then he puts his entire head inside of it and realizes that he's unable to get it off! They all laugh at Hedgie, especially when he pretends he's wearing a new hat.

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Author Jan Brett's Free Coloring Pages

the hat by jan brett

All of his animal friends come by and can't help laughing at him. Ask students how the animals in the book might have reacted differently in order to be nicer to the hedgehog. Animals from Africa Summer Father's Day 100th Day of School The Umbrella Happy Mother's Day New Holidays Valentine's Day Thanksgiving The Easter Egg Gingerbread Friends New New Halloween. A mother hen comes by, then a noisy goose, a talkative barn cat, a playful farm dog, a mama pig and her piglets, and a pony. Brett's illustrations of the Scandinavian landscape are magical, and leave readers feeling quietly satisfied. When Lisa's woolen stocking flies off the clothesline, Hedgie finds it and pokes his nose in. When Lisa finally realizes that her stocking is missing, she soon appears within the main artwork.

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The Hat

the hat by jan brett

But in the end, it is clever Hedgie who has the last laugh. Discuss the feelings associated with being teased or made fun of. . He tries to pull it out, the stocking gets stuck on his prickles -- and the fun begins. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Jan Brett's luminous paintings of a Scandinavian farm and the forest around it are bathed in northern light, as the snow begins to fall and the story begins, in this delightfully original companion book to.

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The Hat by Jan Brett Lesson Plan

the hat by jan brett

For example, they may need to add a stocking for the hedgehog and other articles from the clothesline for each of the other animals. A real treat at any time of year. After the students look at the illustration on a page, can they predict what will happen on the following page? He tries to pull it out, but the stocking gets stuck on his prickles — and the fun begins. Hedgie the Hedgehog is much too curious for his own good, and soon learns a very important lesson about not minding one's own business. Brett's illustrations of her appear in the border, surrounding the larger illustration of Hedgie. A mother hen comes by, then a noisy goose, a talkative barn cat, a playful farm dog, a mama pig and her piglets, and a pony.

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The Hat by Jan Brett

the hat by jan brett

Put students in groups and have each group research and report facts about each of the different animals one animal assigned to each group. As you read, have students help you tell the story using their stick puppets. This allows readers to sneak a peek at what Lisa is doing, and also see what she can't! Now Hedgie looks as if he's wearing a very goofy hat. The satisfying story celebrates the cozy hearth, home, and barnyard of picturesque Scandinavian country life, frozen in time. Earning College Credit Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. And where is Lisa when all of this is going on? Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level. Hedgie the Hedgehog is much too curious for his own good, and soon learns a very important lesson about not minding one's own business.

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The Hat by Jan Brett

the hat by jan brett

Saint Patrick's Day The 3 Little Dassies New Cinders The Mermaid The Tiger Slippers The Snowy Nap Mossy Spring Make Your Own 0 Patriotic New Friendship Make Your Own Who Belongs to Which Hat New New The Three Snow Bears New New New New New New Jan Brett Books On Noah's Ark Please add the stripes Please add the spots On Noah's Ark Please add the spots Please add the prickles Jan Brett Books Hedgie Hedgie New Hedgie Blasts Off! Step 2: Go to and print out The Hat animal masks. Brett's illustrations of the Scandinavian landscape are magical, and leave readers feeling quietly satisfied. Jan Brett also provides ideas for performing a reader's theater script on her website. Take time to look at the details in the illustrations on each page. It is here where Brett's intricate, trademark border art makes this a book with layered storylines: At the same time that Hedgie's goofing around by himself, a young girl named Lisa is hanging her red-and-white woolen stockings on the clothesline.

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